In 2021 all of our Year 7 students will be experiencing a day trip/outdoor education experience at Waimarino Adventure Park, located on the banks of the lower Wairoa River in Bethlehem, Tauranga. Waimarino will provide our students with either a Kayak or Paddle boarding program.
WAIMARINO DAY TRIP DATES:
Rooms 10 & 11 - Carla McCree (Kayak) & Belle Paterson (Paddle board) - Tuesday 9th March
Rooms 2 & 4 - Tian Hancke (Kayak)/Charlott Bayliss (Paddle board) - Thursday 11th March
Rooms 20 & 22 - Margot Horner (Kayak)/Ashleigh Frey of Leanne Haddock (Paddle board) - Friday 12th March
Rooms 17 & 19 - Benjamin Heaton (Kayak)/Danielle Fuller (Paddle board) - Tuesday 16th March
Rooms 14 & 24 - Katie Verhoeven (Kayak)/Theresa Valvoi (Paddle board) - Thursday 18th March
Rooms 7 & 8 - Laura Stutz or Katie Paterson (Kayak)/Deirdre Finn (Paddle board) - Friday 19th March
TRANSPORT & TIMES:
We will be using buses to transport students to Waimarino.
7:15am - Students will need to be at school on their trip day so the bus can leave on time
7:30am - Buses leave CMS (to get to Waimarino for the 9:00am start)
4:00pm - Buses are due back at CMS
Waimarino Adventure Park, 36 Taniwha Place Bethlehem, Tauranga
The cost per student is $55 (parent helpers - no cost). You will be invoiced by the school and payment is due a week before the event. Payments can be made using the MUSAC Edge Parent Portal, by eftpos or cash in the school office, or by online banking to our ASB Account 12 3268 0086048 01, please use student's surname, room number and Waimarino as reference. If you have concerns regarding payment please make contact with Julie Dawick, Deputy Principal via email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tahi Programme (kayak): An introduction to basic kayaking skills with a strong focus on building water confidence while giving everything a go. Rescue training, skill based games and team work followed by adventure park activities.
- Paddle board Programme (stand up paddle board): A range of SUP's are used for a fun filled trip down the river. The programme will be filled with paddle board lessons, games and water safety skills. The programme is followed by time in the Adventure Park.